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Leather bed care guide

All of the leather beds we stock are made from faux leather, a synthetic, artificial type of leather. Comprised of a plastic base, faux leather is cruelty-free, cheaper than real leather, and more resistant to cracking or UV fading. On top of this, it’s also one of the easiest types of bed frames to look [] …

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Headboard buying guide

Finding the right headboard for your bedroom can often be a struggle, when there are so many options available it can be hard to choose! Read on and ask yourself these questions to help find the perfect headboard for your bedroom aesthetic and budget… 1) What type of bed frame do I have? Whilst separate [] …

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Fabric bed care guide

Fabric and upholstered bed frames are some of the cosiest additions to a bedroom, however, they can be some of the hardest to clean too. Having said this, if you keep on top of a cleaning schedule, then you’ll likely not reach a point where you’ll have to undertake vigorous cleaning. Here are our top [] …

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SleepSoul buying guide

Developed by Birlea, SleepSoul was launched in order to bring the nation the perfect night’s sleep. Recently established, SleepSoul knows the ins and outs of what makes a great night’s sleep due to Birlea’s 20 years of experience in the bed and furniture industry. Read on to learn about SleepSoul’s brilliant qualities and whether their [] …

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Wooden bed care guide

Aside from their cosy style, wooden beds are a fantastic option due to their easy-to-care-for nature. Wooden beds are known for their brilliant durability, and when looked after properly, you can extend their longevity. Here are our top tips on how to look after your wooden bed, all of which are extremely simple… 1) Dust [] …

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Birlea buying guide

Whether you’re looking for a bed frame, mattress or furniture, Birlea supplies it all. One of our most diverse suppliers, Birlea has no shortage of innovative design, award-winning comfort and functional pieces to offer. Read on to find out the benefits of Birlea… Beautiful bed frames When it’s time to upgrade your bed frame, look [] …

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What are the best bunk beds?

When looking for the perfect bunk bed, there are lots of factors to consider before purchasing, especially if it’s for siblings who share a room. These aspects are: Size: you don’t want the bunk bed to be so high that it’s inches away from your ceiling, so make sure you know your measurements before purchasing. [] …

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Dunlopillo buying guide

Pioneered by a group of scientists, Dunlopillo latex foam was initially used for lots aside from mattresses when established in the 1920s. From padding for local trams, trains and aircraft, the first Dunlopillo latex mattress didn’t arrive until the 1940s. Latex, latex, latex! Every Dunlopillo mattress is comprised of latex, one of the most eco-friendly [] …

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How do ottoman beds work?

Ottomans are a great option if you’re looking for a new bed. There’s a lot of storage under your bed that goes unused, and ottomans are the bed that utilises it to its full extent. Using a gas spring hydraulics system, the mattress can be lifted up to reveal complete under-bed storage.  How do ottomans [] …

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Sleepeezee buying guide

Established in 1924, Sleepeezee holds traditional family values to the heart of its operations. Based in Kent and employing over 300 craftsmen who are experts in mattress manufacturing, there are so many aspects to the way Sleepeezee conduct their business that makes the one of the most appealing brands in the market. Read on to [] …

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Wooden bed buying guide

With an amazing budget range and high-quality options for wooden beds available, no one is limited to having a stunning natural piece in their bedroom. Bringing warmth and cosy style, a wooden bed frame is a way to go if youre striving for this kind of style in your bedroom. Here are our top tips [] …

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Relyon buying guide

With over 160 years of experience making mattresses, Relyon is truly a brand you can rely on to provide a supportive and comfortable nights sleep for many years to come. Based in Wellington, Somerset, Relyon’s philosophy is the same today as it was when they were established in 1858: comfort is paramount. Read on to [] …

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British Bed Company buying guide

For those looking for a mattress, bedding, headboard or divan, the British Bed Company is a brilliant option that strikes the perfect balance between quality and affordability. Here is a quick guide to navigating all of the products that the British Bed Company has to offer, and some of their most appealing features across their [] …

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Divan buying guide

Thinking about adding a divan base to your bedroom but don’t really know much about them? Below we’ve answered some of the most commonly asked questions about divans to help you out What is a divan base? The most popular style of bed in the UK, a divan base is a bed frame consisting of [] …

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Best budget mattresses guide

Sometimes it’s hard to know if cheaper mattresses are of good value. Paying a cheaper price tag doesn’t have to mean getting a poor quality mattress, and that’s why we have put together the ‘best budget mattresses guide’. Below you will find our top 6 mattresses that offer comfort, support and an appealing, affordable price. [] …

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Sealy buying guide

Always at the forefront with new ideas, designs and ways to bring better sleep across the world, Sealy is one of the most recognisable global bed brands. Manufacturing since 1881, it’s no wonder that Sealy knows all there is to know about getting a well-rested, supported night’s sleep. Here, we’ll include all the details you [] …

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A guide to mattress toppers

Mattress toppers are especially useful for several groups of people: those looking to prolong their current mattress, renters, students and more. For all of these people, investing in a new mattress may be either 1) out of your budget or 2) not your responsibility, as your bed is provided by your landlord. So how do [] …

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JAY-BE buying guide

100 years of innovating sleep Founded in Yorkshire over 100 years ago, JAY-BE’s products have developed and evolved to the extraordinary level they are today. In constantly looking for ways to improve their sleeping solutions, JAY-BE has quickly become one of the most sustainable and innovative brands in the industry. From award-winning technologies and materials, [] …

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Hypnos buying guide

With over one hundred years in the mattress industry, Hypnos has become one of the most trusted and premium sleep brands across the UK. We’re going to take you through some of the best aspects of Hypnos, alongside some of their best mattresses too… Royal Warrant Royal Warrants have been issued for centuries, namely to [] …

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Metal bed buying guide

If you know that a metal bed is a style that fits with your aesthetic and bedroom style, you want to find one that really makes the bed the focal point of the room. So, what metal bed should you buy? Before delving into your search, there are a few things you may want to [] …

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Silentnight buying guide

About Silentnight With over 70 years of experience in mattress manufacturing, it’s no wonder that Silentnight has been recognised as a Superbrand for the past 13 years. Innovating and demonstrating their product knowledge, quality and expertise have earned them this recognition as well as their many endorsements from Which? Best Buy across a multitude of [] …

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What are the best mattress fillings?

When purchasing a new mattress, it’s important to understand what fillings are available and what might be best suited to you. The categories that mattress fillings usually fall into are natural or synthetic, both of which have a range of beneficial properties. Firstly, let’s kick off with what synthetic fillings have to offer… Synthetic fillings [] …

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What is the most comfortable mattress?

When we’re looking for a new mattress, this is certainly a question that’s going to spring to your mind. However, a problem with this particular question is what one person might find comfortable, another may find the opposite. In other words, what we find comfortable is completely subjective. This blog is going to delve into [] …

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Sleep disorders explained

Often elusive, sleep disorders are complex to understand and treat. Here we explain what some of the most common and well-known sleep disorders are, their symptoms, potential causes and how people affected go about treatment. Insomnia One of the more common sleep disorders, symptoms of insomnia are struggling to go to sleep even though you’re [] …

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Ottoman buying guide

What is an ottoman bed? You’re on the search for a stylish new bed frame and you keep seeing ottoman beds pop up but what actually are they? Ottomans are a combination of furnishing and a storage solution. Dating back to the Ottoman Empire, an ottoman was typically a wooden storage chest that doubled [] …

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Celebrating British Manufacturing

Here at Mattressman, we love to celebrate stocking a vast range of British-made sleeping solutions. Helping support British industry and improving the environment, our trusted suppliers do so much to bring the nation a great night’s sleep. Our blog this week is dedicated to British manufacturing, discussing our manufacturers outstanding qualities and values they uphold [] …

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When’s the best time to shower?

Some of us swear by showering in the morning whilst others persist evening showering is the way to go. But what does science say about the effects of showering at these times? Or more specifically, are there benefits and drawbacks to our sleep when we bathe in the evening? This is what our blog is [] …

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Sleep in lockdown: the stats

Mattressman has recently conducted a survey in order to find out how COVID-19 lockdowns have affected our sleep quality, patterns and habits. Our statistics were based on the answers from 700 respondents and revealed that lockdowns have worsened our sleep across these areas. Take a look at our infographic below to find out more When [] …

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Black Friday with Mattressman

Black Friday is one of the greatest sale periods for companies across the UK and the world in these times. And whilst this has been a very different year, our Black Friday sale is better than any other! Make sure to get the most of our SUPERHERO SAVINGS this Black Friday with Mattressman, where you [] …

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How long is the ideal nap?

When it comes to napping, many people think ‘the longer, the better’. But is that true? If you have a long nap and still wake up feeling hazy and unrefreshed, it’s probably because you woke up in the middle of a sleep cycle. If you don’t know how the sleep cycle works, we recommend that [] …

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How does the sleep cycle work?

Do you know how the sleep cycle works? It certainly isn’t as straightforward as going to sleep at night and waking up in the morning. Your body goes through multiple cycles every night that all vary in levels of brain activity. So here are the four stages of sleep that we go through… Stage 1: [] …

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Zero Waste Mattress Disposal

Join Mattressman in #ZeroWasteWeek to help save our planet. Over the past year, there have been many headlines that have hit hard in relation to climate change. From the bushfires in Australia and more recently California, the effects of climate change are becoming more apparent. Even as the world halted due to coronavirus our environment [] …

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Recycling your old mattress

#Do1Thing with Mattressman to help save our planet. Recently there’s been a huge increase of stories and cases arising that are linked back to the extremely damaging effects of climate change. The bushfires in Australia have caused a surge of people donating to the cause, but it makes us question what else is there that [] …

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Should you use the snooze button?

Is hitting the snooze button on our morning alarms doing us any good? We are all guilty of hitting the snooze button when we feel like we’re not well-rested enough, or simply out of habit. If you’re a culprit of doing this, you’ll certainly understand the feeling of waking to the first alarm, falling back [] …

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Are mattresses vegan?

Commonly, the definition of veganism is someone who doesn’t eat or use animal products, and becoming a vegan often requires you to think about aspects that go beyond food. This means you have to question the products you purchase, considering if there are aspects of the manufacturing process that has used non-vegan materials. A question [] …

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The best budget memory foam mattresses

Everyone’s heard of memory foam and the joys of its comfort. There are certainly some great value memory foam mattresses out there, but you may not have heard of memory’s cheaper alternative: reflex foam. With this, hybrid memory foam and spring system mattresses are a popular choice too. When looking for a mattress there are [] …

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Six surprising and scary sleep facts

Halloween is upon us, so what’s the best way to celebrate? Frighten you with some unusual and scarily relatable sleep facts of course! Read on and you may just be truly terrified The spooks of sleep paralysis Although not particularly common, sleep paralysis is said to be horrifying to people that experience them. During an [] …

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Bedding size guide

Normally, the size of mattress you have will indicate what kind of duvet you have. For example, a single mattress will generally have a single duvet cover. Duvet covers and mattresses are not actually the same when it comes down to the dimensions. So what actually are the sizes of duvets in comparison to their [] …

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Divans vs. bed frames

Is a divan better than a bedstead? The question of whether a divan or bed frame is better is certainly a tricky one. Both have pros and cons which make it particularly difficult to understand which kind of bed has the upperhand. That’s exactly what we are going to go through, seeing if there’s a [] …

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National stop snoring week

Today sees the start of National Stop Snoring Week, a weekdedicated to raising awareness and reminding people who suffer from the condition that they needn’t lose out on sleep because of it. Snoring can actually be treated very effectively. Snoring is caused when excess tissue in the throat vibrates whilst breathing in our sleep, and [] …

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Top mattresses of 2017

Winter is on its way, which means another year is quickly coming to a close, so we thought now would be a good time to share our top 10 mattresses for 2017! We all need our beauty sleep, and seeing as Christmas is just around the corner, there has never been a better time to [] …

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The Nook Appeal

Back in December 2015, Mattressman made a pledge to EACH (East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices) to raise a whopping £25,000 for their Nook Appeal. The appeal was launched in order to raise money for a brand new children’s hospice in the heart of Norfolk to provide children with life-threatening conditions and their families with a secure, [] …

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How to keep a sleep diary

Everyone knows how to keep a diary and you’ve probably written one or two in your time, but you may not know about keeping a regular sleep diary. Journaling your dreams, the quality of your sleep and how you feel in the morning can be very beneficial to tracking any patterns in your routine [] …

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Our guide to mattress protectors

One of the essentials to a comfy and clean bed is a good mattress protector it may be something that you’ve not really thought about buying before, but its certainly worth investing in. Mattress protectors can offer much more than just a barrier between your bed linen and mattress; with plenty of options available right [] …

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How to stress less and sleep more

We’d all like a less stressful life, but with our busy routines alongside general life pressures, being stress-free can seem more of a dream than a reality. So much so, that it may be affecting us more than we think, potentially even causing us to lose out on valuable sleep because of it. We’ve compiled [] …

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Introducing Zero Waste Week

This week is Zero Waste Week. Launched back in 2008, Zero Waste Week was developed with the intention of raising awareness of the zero waste philosophy and the impact that creating waste has on the environment, animals and us as human beings. This may be the first time you’ve heard of the term “zero-waste” or [] …

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How your bed can affect your hayfever

Hayfever typically starts to rear its ugly head around summertime, however, pesky dust mites can really disrupt your sleep. Dust mites can be a problem the whole year-round, but they prefer warm, humid environments. A dust allergy can make other allergy symptoms, including hayfever symptoms, much worse. So, what exactly are dust mites? Dust mites [] …

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10 tips for testing mattresses

The Sleep Council continues with its Sleeptember sleep awareness campaign, and we continue bringing you information about how you can get a better night’s sleep. Your mattress is obviously very important to how well you sleep, and you need to make sure you have one that suits you. But do you know how to test [] …

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Are you getting enough sleep?

How much sleep should you aim to get a night? The results of studies vary. Researchers at the University of California have said that we need at least six hours of sleep a night so that we can recharge our batteries and absorb the new information weve learned throughout the day. There are some who [] …


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